cognac sour
5 min
Average: 3.7 (6 votes)

Cognac Sour

By Géraldine Leverd, Food Blogger

A delicious, elegant cocktail made with cognac. We recommend using a V.S.O.P. (very superior old pale) cognac for this recipe, reserving the X.O. cognac for pure tasting.  

Preparation time

5 min

Ingredients For

  • Cognac
    Cognac AOC
  • 1 Ol
  • 0.70 Ol
  • x 1
  • x 1

Preparation

1

Combine cognac, lemon juice, sugar syrup, and egg white in a shaker.  

2

Fill the shaker with ice, close it, and shake vigorously for about 20 seconds until the outside of the shaker is very cold.  

3

Rub lemon zest around the rim of the glass and add ice cubes to the glass.  

4

Pour the Cognac Sour into the glass, straining out the ice cubes using a cocktail strainer.  
Garnish with a twist of lemon zest.  

© la cuisine de Géraldine

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